Editor's NoteEbeneezer Scrooge (Alastair Sim) contentedly meanders through his life as a cruel miser until one fateful Christmas Eve when he is visited by three ghosts. The spirits show him how his behavior has degenerated over the years as his heart has become colder. Using events from Scrooge's idealistic past, dreary present, and dismal future, the apparitions try their best to melt his steely soul. Will Scrooge see the error of his ways and learn the true meaning of Christmas? Check out this hailed classic and find out! Many critics widely consider this the definitive film version of Charles Dickens' cherished novel.
Cast & Crew
|Clive Donner - Editor|
|C. Pennington-Richards - Director of Photography|
|Noel Langley - Screenwriter|
|Constance Da Pinna - Costume Designer|
|Doris Lee - Costume Designer|
|Charles Dickens - Story|
|Richard Addinsell - Composer|
|George Minter - Producer|
|Brian Desmond Hurst - Director|
Plot SummaryIn this adaptation of the Charles Dickens' classic, "A Christmas Carol," a remake of the 1938 film, miser Ebenezer Scrooge learns the true meaning of Christmas and reforms his heartless and money-grubbing ways after being visited on Christmas Eve by four Ghosts: his old business partners Jacob and Marley, the Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present, and the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come.